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Verulam Fall Show
Fenelon Falls Gazette, 23 Oct 1880, p. 2, column 3
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The fall show of the Verulam Agricultural Society was held in Bobcaygeon on the 8th inst., and the weather being fine there was a large attendance, but the number of entries was scarcely up to the average. Below we give


STOCK.--Span Drought Horses, 1 J. Junkin, Jr., 2 R. Lawson, 3 Jos. Junkin. Span Carriage Horses, 1 J. Goulais, 2 G. Eastland, 3 Jas. Morrison. Single Horse and Buggy, 1 E. Bottum, 2 W. Deyell. Brood Mare, with foal by her side, 1 John Martin, 2 J. L. Read, 3 Thos. L. Davis. Foal of this year, 1 J. L. Read, 2 John Martion. Two years old Colt, 1 James Humphries, 2 John Mann. One year old Colt, 1 John Martin, 2 R. Lawson. Aged Bull, 1 Thomas Staples. Two years old Bull, 1 J. L. Read, 2 W. Ventress. One year old Bull, 1 J. Bredin, 2 J. Gallagher. Bull Calf, 1 John Mann, 2 John Stewart. Cow giving milk, 1 Wm. Kelso, 2 and 3 J. L. Read. Two years old Heifer, 1 W. Ventress, 2 John. L. Read. One year old Heifer, 1 Thos. Cheetham, 2 J. L. Read. Heifer Calf, 1 Thomas Junkin, 2 John Stewart. Yoke of Working Oxen, 1 John McFeeters, 2 W. Ventress, 3 Jas. Morrison. Bred aged Ram, 1 Charles Fairbairn, 2 Thomas Howie. Bred yearling Ram, 1 I. Walker, 2 Jas. Humphries. Bred tup Lamb, 1 Chas. Fairbairn, 2 R Lawson. Two yearling Ewes, 1 and 2 John L. Read. Ewe Lambs, 1 Chas. Fairbairn, 2 I Walker. Two Ewes that have raised lambs this year, 1 I. Walker, 2 Thos. Howie. Boar under 9 months old, 1 J. L. Read, 2 Jas. Gallagher. Aged Sow, 1 Thos. Staples. Sow under 9 months old, 1 Thomas Staples.

POULTRY.--Pair of Geese, 1 W. Ventress, 2 Mrs. James McConnell. Pair of Ducks, 1 Mrs. Thos. L. Davis, 2 Mrs. Jas. McConnell. Pair of Turkeys, 1 M. Ingram, 2 Mrs. James McConnell. Pair of Fowls, 1 Geo. Read.

GRAIN.--Spring white Russian Wheat, 1 J. L. Read, 2 Alex. Robinson. Wheat, any other variety, 1 John L. Read, 2 Wm. Kelso. White Peas, 1 M. Ingram, 2 Wm. Ventress. Black Oats, 1 M. Ingram, 2 Alex. Robinson. Oats of any other sort, 1 W. Ventress, 2 J. Kelso, Jr. Barley, 1 Jos. Kelso, Jr., 2 Wm. Ventress. Timothy Seed, 1 Wm. Mulligan, 2 Thomas Howie. White Beans, 1 Thomas Cheetham, 2 R. Lawson. Yellow Corn, 1 H. McLaughlin, 2 James Bick. White Corn, 1 H. McLaughlin.

ROOTS, FRUITS AND VEGETABLES.--Cup Potatoes, 1 John Bredin, 2 John Martin. Potatoes, any other sort, 1 Chas. E. Tiers, 2 Jas. Goodenough. Turnips, 1 J. L. Read, 2 Jas. McConnell. Mangold Wurtzels, 1 Charles Fairbairn, 2 W. Ventress. Onions, 1 James McConnell, 2 W. Ventress. Potato Onions, 1 M. Ingram, 2 R. Lawson. Garden Carrots, 1 C. E. Tiers, 2 W. Goodenough. Field Carrots, 1 Chas. Fairbairn, 2 Jas. Goodenough. Cabbages, 1 Ric'd Lawson, 2 W. Ventress. Blood Beets, 1 W. Ventress, 2 Jas. Gallagher. Parsnips, 1 J. McFeeters, 2 C. E. Tiers. Red Tomatoes, 1 C. E. Tiers. Table Apples, 1 Alex. Robinson, 2 J. McFeeters. Variety Apples, 1 A. Robinson, 2 J. McFeeters. Musk Melons, 1 W. Ventress. Pumpkins, 1 J. Gallagher, 2 Chas. Fairbairn. Winter Crab Apples; 1 M. Ingram, 2 Jas. Goodenough. Cluster Grapes; 1 Chas. Fairbairn, 2 W. Ventress. Water Melons, 1 W. Ventress.

DAIRY AND DOMESTIC PRODUCTS.--Firkin Butter, 1 Miss M. Ventress, 2 Mrs. James McConnell. Fives Ibs. Butters, 1 Mrs. Alex. Robinson, 2 Mrs. James Junkin, 3 Miss M. Ventress. Loaf home-made Bread, 1 Mrs. Jos. Junkin, 2 Mrs. Jas. Morrison. Straw Hat, hand made, 1 and 2 Thos. Staples. Six Ibs. Maple Sugar, 1 Mrs. Jos. Junkin, 2 Mrs. Jas. Morrison. Fivs Ibs. Honey, 1 and 2 John Junkin, Jr. Five yards Flannel mixed, 1 Mrs. John Patterson, 2 Mrs. Jos. Junkin. Flannel, all wool, 1 Miss M. A. Ingram, 2 Mrs. John Patterson. Woollen Stocking yarn, 1 Mrs. John Lyle, 2 Mrs. M. Ingram.

LADIES' WORK.--Patch Cotton Quilt, 1 Mrs. Chas. Fairbairn, 2 Mrs. Alex. Robinson. Patched Woollen Quilt, 1 Mrs. M. Ingram. Fulled Cloth, 1 Mrs. M. Ingram, 2 Mrs. John Patterson. Woollen Socks, 1 Mrs. M. Ingram, 2 Miss M. Lawson. Woollen Mitts, 1 Mrs. R. Lawson, 2 Miss M. A. Ingram. Sample Work, 1 Miss Boyd, 2 Miss A. Orr. Embroidery, 1 and 2 Mrs. Irwin Junkin. Fine Shirt, hand made, unironed, 1st and 2nd Mrs. Irwin Junkin. Home made Blankets, 1 Mrs. John Bredin, 2 Mrs. Jas. Morrison. Fancy Knitting, 1 Mrs. Wm. Kelso, 2 Miss M. J. McConnell. Tatting, 1 Miss I. Patterson. Bead Work, Mrs. Jas. Edmison. Worsted Braiding, 1 Miss M. A. Ingram, 2 Mrs. I. Junkin. Rag Carpet; 1 Mrs. Jas. Edmison. Woolleen Yarn Mat, 1st and end, Mrs. John Bredin. Rag Mat, 1 Mrs. I. Junkin. Seed Wreath, 1 Miss M. A. Ingram. Cone Work, 1 and 2 Miss M. Patterson. Crotchet Work, 1 and 2 Miss M. Lawson.

Media Type
Genealogical Resource
Item Type
The prize list from the Verulam Fall Show by the Verulam Agricultural Society.
Date of Publication
23 Oct 1880
Personal Name(s)
Junkin, J., Jr. ; Lawson, R. ; Junkin, Joseph ; Goulais, J. ; Eastland, G. ; Morrison, James ; Bottum, E. ; Deyell, W. ; Martin, John ; Read, J. L. ; Davis, Thomas L ; Humphries, James ; Mann, John ; Staples, Thomas ; Ventress, W. ; Bredin, J. ; Gallagher, J. ; Stewart, John ; Kelso, William ; Cheetham, Thomas ; McFeeters, John ; Fairbairn, Charles ; Howie, Thomas ; Walker, I. ; McConnell, James, Mrs. ; Davis, Thomas L., Mrs. ; Ingram, M. ; Read, George ; Robinson, Alexander ; Mulligan, William ; McLaughlin, H. ; Bick, James ; Tiers, Charles E. ; Goodenough, James ; Goodenough, W. ; Lawson, Richard ; Ventress, M. ; Robinson, Alexander, Mrs. ; Junkin, James, Mrs. ; Junkin, Joseph, Mrs. ; Morrison, James, Mrs. ; Junkin, John, jr. ; Patterson, John, Mrs. ; Ingram, M. A. ; Lyle, John, Mrs. ; Ingram, M., Mrs. ; Fairbairn, Charles, Mrs. ; Lawson, M. ; Lawson, R., Mrs. ; Boyd, Miss ; Orr, A. ; Junkin, Irwin, Mrs. ; Bredin, John, Mrs. ; Kelso, William, Mrs. ; McConnell, M. J. ; Patterson, I. ; Edmison, James, Mrs.
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Verulam Agricultural Society
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Verulam Fall Show

The prize list from the Verulam Fall Show by the Verulam Agricultural Society.